Print Articles & Interviews

My interview with Inc. Magazine
Inc. Magazine’s Adam Bluestein wrote a great piece on corporate storytelling, including what to do when it gets out of control. 

The Wall Street Journal “mainstreams” Storytelling
My interview with the Wall Street Journal.

Helping credit unions tell their story
I spent a great morning with credit union executives in Uncasville, Connecticut yesterday. See full article in Credit Union Magazine.

Pubslush’s story behind the story on Paul Smith
A quick and candid look at the author, and a peek at what he’s writing now. 

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Webinars / Radio / Podcast Interviews

How to Create and Use Stories to Capture Buyers’ Attention—An Interview with Paul Smith
Michelle Davidson at RainToday asks some great questions in this podcast about storytelling at work — especially the last one!

ExpertAccess Radio on 55 KRC: My visit with Jay McKeever
December 15, 2013 on WKRC in Cincinnati

The American Management Association presents this 30-minute webinar on storytelling with Paul Smith, author of Lead with a Story.
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Revelation Global Webinar featuring Paul Smith, author of Lead with a Story
60 minute webcast recording from host Steve August.

The Comic Muse podcast: interview with Paul Smith Part I and Part II

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TV Appearances and Interviews

Business Rockstars with Ken Rutkowski 

Paul and Ken discuss everything from his role at P&G, to his book deal, to the biggest mistakes leaders make when telling stories at work!

Fox 16’s Talk Business with Roby Brock: Interview with Paul Smith, author of Lead with a Story

TV host Roby Brock interviews Lead with a Story author Paul Smith on Fox16, Little Rock, Arkansas. Airing date: August 26, 2012.

Paul Smith interview on Good Morning Arkansas (KATV Channel 7) in Little Rock

Good Morning Arkansas in Little Rock, on August 24, 2012 with KATV (ABC) channel 7 anchor Todd Yakoubian.

Storytelling as Communications

3 Questions: Paul Smith on Business Storytelling as an Essential Communications Tool (AMACOM 2012)

Learning from Leaders

3 Questions: Paul Smith answers Learning from Leaders (AMACOM 2012)

Successful Storytelling

3 Questions: Paul Smith on the First Steps to Becoming a Successful Business Storyteller (AMACOM 2012)

17 minutes with Antonia LoGiudice from Stay Hungry, Be Foolish

Great questions from Antonia on why storytelling is important in the workplace.

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Book Reviews

Footdown The Relevance of Good Parenting in Business
Jan 06, 2015: …transcends cultural difference and defies its narrowly focused title in its narrative exploration of 27 moral values. Avoiding the self-righteous disdain of a critical parent, the stories are informative and [Read more]
Washington-Post-150x150 Washington Post: top 5 business books in November includes Lead with a Story
Nov. 29, 2012: The Washington Post lists top 5 business books based on sales rankings, reader reviews, and customer downloads.
 execrank Lead with a Story named one of top 25 business books of 2012!
Nov 15, 2012: From ExecRank: “There are over 11,000 Business Books published each year and only the best are given our executive seal of approval: the ExecRank Distinction Award.”
 Examiner-150x150 The Examiner book review: Lead With a Story shows how storytelling is a powerful tool for business leaders.
Aug 21, 2012: The Examiner book review: Lead with a Story shows how storytelling is a powerful tool for business leaders by Eric Jacobson
 San-Jose-Business-Journal-150x150 San Jose Business Journal review of Lead with a Story
Aug 17, 2012: Jim Pawlak from the San Jose Business Journal provided this nice review of Lead with a Story.
 leadershipnow Lead With a Story makes top 5 leadership books for August in blog
Aug 2, 2012: Read the full review by clicking on the above link.